Declare Adeleke winner of Osun governorship election, Oyinlola tells INEC

Senator Ademola Adeleke A former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate, Ademola Adeleke, as the winner […]

Buhari government deserves commendation over Osun election – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (middle), flanked by his two Special Assistants, Mr Williams Adeleye (left) and Mr Segun Adeyemi (right), during a press briefing on Nigeria's hosting of the UNWTO/CAF meeting […]

Osun poll witnesses high turnout amid tight security

Polling units set up across the state, awaiting voters and commencement of polls at 8 a.m<br />#OsunDecides2018. Photo/Twitter/ inecnigeria There was high turnout on Saturday as residents of Osun headed to their polling units to […]

How reaction of Buhari’s government to alleged HSBC report exposed its hypocrisy on anti-graft war

Buhari<br />Photo: Twitter/MBuhari Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption credentials are being questioned following the Nigerian government’s reaction to an unflattering report credited to banking giant HSBC. The bank, according to major Nigerian dailies, said in […]

National Assembly rejigs electoral bill, reaffirms card reader

President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: BAYO OMOBORIOWO • Buhari, Oshiomhole, Tinubu, others rally for Oyetola in Osun • Saraki, Wike, Tambuwal in fresh attacks on APC govt The National Assembly has amended the 2010 Electoral Act […]

I have the formula for PDP to win Lagos, says Saraki

Nigeria's Senate President Bukola Saraki addresses a world press conference at the National Assembly on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. PHOTO: LUCY LADIDI ELUKPO Nigerian Senate president and 2019 presidential hopeful Bukola Saraki said he has […]

2019: I will end tribal, religious killings in Nigeria – Dankwambo

[FILE PHOTO] Ibrahim Dankwambo Gombe state governor and Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential aspirant, Dr. Ibrahim Dankwambo, has expressed determination to end all forms of tribal and religious killings across the country, if elected president […]

Ganduje nominates Gawuna as Deputy Governor, seeks Assembly’s approval

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has sent the name of the Commissioner for Agriculture, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna to the state Assembly as his Deputy Governor nominees. Ganduje is […]

PDP calls for immediate arrest, prosecution of Adeosun

[FILE]Nigeria's Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun attends the 2018 Annual Meetings of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in Abuja, Nigeria July 13, 2018. Picture taken July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde Nigeria opposition party, the People’s Democratic […]

” Women in politics has gone beyond praise singers, party supporters “

Dr. Emilia Ezeude. Photo/Worldnews Dr. Emilia Ezeude is the President, Women in Politics Interparty Network, (Lagos chapter), a coalition of female politicians from various political groups across the country. She is also an aspirant to […]

Shehu Sani predicts Buhari’s re-election despite some ‘failures’

Senator Shehu Sani Nigerian lawmaker, senator Shehu Sani, has predicted victory for president Muhammadu Buhari in next year’s general elections despite “failure” in certain areas. The senator representing Kaduna central senatorial district said this on […]

Ezekwesili advocates reduction of party election forms to N100,000

Obiageli Ezekwesili, Co-Founder, Bring Back Our Girls on 'African Jihad' at The 2016 Women In The World Summit, NYC, New York; 4/6/2016 Nigeria’s former minister of education Obiageli Ezekwesili has called for a mass reduction […]

2019: PDP readjusts dates for NASS, guber primaries

[FILE PHOTO] PDP leader, Uche Secondus The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has announced new dates for the sales of its nomination forms and primaries for State Houses of Assembly, National Assembly and Governorship elections in […]

PDP almost turned Nigeria to one-party state, says Oshiomole

President Muhammadu Buhari receiving former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomole at the State House, Abuja… PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA <br /> National chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole said Nigeria was on […]